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How to upset the Bluejays

1) Steal their peanuts. 2) Have the nerve to not be intimidated by them.

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Downys

A male Downy Woodpecker enjoys some suet in the sun before being chased off by the female Downy Woodpecker that was behind him, on one of the pines. 9 more words

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Early Bird

The Bluejays are always one of the first to arrive at the feeding station.

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Beautiful and Fierce

I shot these with the window open, I lasted about 60 seconds before my fingertips started shading blue. The Red-bellied Woodpecker has changed her approach and habits since the Sharp-shinned Hawk was here the other day. 62 more words

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Sharp-shinned Hawk

A Sharp-shinned Hawk (Accipiter striatus) was relentlessly crashing the pine trees today. I got these shots after a miss. It finally made a strike (I didn’t see what it got) and took off. 27 more words

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